Fall Prevention Resource Directory
 

Click links below to access additional fall prevention organizations in Los Angeles County and nationwide.

 

FALL PREVENTION HOME

Los Angeles County Public Health Department, Office of Senior Health (OSH)

Research reports and briefs regarding senior health topics and links to community resources.

Phone: 213-351-7825

More information coming soon.

 

 

Community and Senior Services, Area Agency on Aging (AAA)

Community and Senior Services (CSS) provides many services, some of which include the following: Adult Protective Services, Congregate Meals, Dispute Resolution, Dietary Support Services, Family Caregiver Support, Home-Delivered Meals, Legal Assistance and Supportive Services Program.

Phone: 800-510-2020 or 888-202-4248

Los Angeles Caregiver Resource Center (LACRC)

Free or low-cost services and resources for adult caregivers.

Phone: 800-540-4442

Fall Prevention Center for Excellence

A public-private interdisciplinary partnership for fall prevention. Links to fall prevention research, best practices, and other resources. Home modification website includes resource lists, information, and information about certificate program. Home safety website includes toolkit for community members and professionals including fall prevention, fire, prevention, and healthy home strategies.

Phone: 213-740-1364

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC)

CDC's Falls-Older Adults page provides free fall-related research articles, fact sheets, brochures, posters, checklists, and resource guides.

Phone: 800-CDC-INFO

The American Geriatrics Society (AGS), Foundation for Health in Aging

Fall prevention resources and guidelines for individuals and health care providers.

Phone: 212-755-6810

CarePathways

Resource directory for adult day care, long-term care, home modification, and additional services for older adults and their caregivers.

The Patience Tai Chi Association

Information about Tai Chi and instructor referral service.

Phone: 718-332-3477

Home Safety Council

Information and checklists about home safety and home modifications for older adults.

Phone: 202-330-4900

National Resource Center on Supportive Housing and Home Modification

Promotes home modification and supportive housing, for successful aging, long-term care, and elder-friendly communities. Includes links to research and home modification organization resource directory.

Phone: 213-740-1364

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